Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Lover, Come Back to Me
Barbra Streisand 1:48
2 Fever
Peggy Lee 3:22
3 At Last
Etta James 3:02
4 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:37
5 Mad About the Boy
Dinah Washington 2:50
6 Mack the Knife
Ella Fitzgerald 4:22
7 Try a Little Tenderness
Aretha Franklin 3:15
8 Don’t Make Me Over
Dionne Warwick 3:23
9 Blues in the Night
Shirley Bassey 4:00
10 The Day the Rains Came
Jane Morgan 2:59
11 Letter Full of Tears
Gladys Knight 2:49
12 Love Letters
Ketty Lester 2:41
13 Wonderland by Night
Anita Bryant 3:16
14 Why Don’t You Believe Me
Joni James 2:56
15 All in My Mind
Maxine Brown 2:30
16 Every Time We Say Goodbye
Jeri Southern 2:08
17 I’m in the Mood for Love
Julie London 2:31
18 The Thrill Has Gone
Patti Page 2:53
19 Chicago
Judy Garland 3:15
20 Someone to Watch Over Me
Keely Smith 3:03
21 The Wayward Wind
Gogi Grant 2:58
22 It’s All Right With Me
Lena Horne 2:41
23 My Funny Valentine
Sarah Vaughan 2:58
24 Miss Marmelstein
Barbra Streisand 3:21
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Happy Days Are Here Again
Barbra Streisand 2:55
2 La Vie en rose
Édith Piaf 3:09
3 Lady Sings the Blues
Billie Holiday 3:46
4 Fly Me to the Moon
June Christy 3:14
5 Let’s Slip Away
Cleo Laine 2:39
6 September in the Rain
Dinah Washington 2:07
7 Till There Was You
Peggy Lee 2:30
8 Paper Roses
Anita Bryant 2:53
9 Stormy Weather
Lena Horne 3:53
10 Cry Me a River
Julie London 2:57
11 Old Cape Cod
Patti Page 2:35
12 God Bless the Child
Aretha Franklin 4 3:02
13 Be Careful It’s My Heart
Eydie Gormé 2:28
14 A Touch of Blues
Lee Wiley 4:13
15 Lover Man
Blossom Dearie 2:47
16 The More I See You
Nancy Wilson 2:11
17 How Long Has This Been Going On?
Carmen McRae 4:09
18 But Not for Me
Chris Connor 3:50
19 Black Is the Colour of My True Love’s Hair
Helen Merrill 2:53
20 Manhattan
Annie Ross 2:10
21 Let’s Do It
Ella Fitzgerald 3:33
22 Summertime
Dakota Staton 2:09
23 Sway
Rosemary Clooney 2:40
24 My Colouring Book
Barbra Streisand 3:10
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 When the Sun Comes Out
Barbra Streisand 3:03
2 Autumn in New York
Billie Holiday 3:43
3 I Just Want to Make Love to You
Etta James 3:08
4 I Apologise
Aretha Franklin 2:52
5 It Might as Well Be Spring
Nina Simone 3:55
6 I Smiled Yesterday
Dionne Warwick 2:41
7 Kiss Me Honey Honey Kiss Me
Shirley Bassey 2:26
8 The Things We Did Last Summer
Nancy Wilson 2:44
9 Swinging on a Star
June Christy 2:32
10 Makin’ Whoopie
Dinah Washington 2:27
11 Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye
Jeri Southern 3:31
12 The Lady’s in Love With You
Annie Ross 2:13
13 Let’s Face the Music and Dance
Anita O’Day 3:16
14 I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues
Julie London 2:58
15 Broken Hearted Melody
Sarah Vaughan 2:24
16 Cheek to Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald 3:48
17 The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
Peggy Lee 1:58
18 Just in Time
Chris Connor 2:28
19 I Won’t Dance
Blossom Dearie 2:46
20 Day by Day
Shirley Horn 2:34
21 All of Me
Della Reese 1:59
22 Can’t We Be Friends
Betty Carter 2:28
23 T’Aint What You Do It’s the Way That You Do It
Cleo Laine 2:42
24 Misty
Dakota Staton 2:34
25 No Regrets
Édith Piaf 2:23

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 4)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 4)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 4)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 4)
arranger:
Nelson Riddle (track 20)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 4)
Edward Heyman (track 12)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 17)
Harry M. Woods (track 7)
Noël Coward (tracks 5, 5)
Victor Young (track 12)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (track 20)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (track 20)
engineer:
John Kraus (track 17)
lyricist:
Edward Heyman (track 12)
James Campbell (British songwriter and music publisher) (track 7)
Reginald Connelly (track 7)
Noël Coward (tracks 5, 5)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 17)
Gus Kahn (track 4)
Victor Young (track 12)
Ira Gershwin (1926) (track 20)
orchestra:
producer:
Voyle Gilmore (track 20)
Bobby Troup (track 17)
vocals:
Julie London (track 17)
Keely Smith (track 20)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 5, 5)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 12)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 4)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 12)
Tobago Music Co. (track 4)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 20)
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (tracks 5, 5)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for trumpet and piano, Turrin) (track 20)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for solo piano, arr. by Keith Jarrett) (track 20)
cover recording of:
Mad About the Boy (1961) (track 5)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
その人は誰 (track 20)
ラブ・レター (track 12)
later versions:
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 20)
Oh, Kay! (1926 musical) (track 20)
recording of:
Love Letters (track 12)
Mad About the Boy (track 5)
Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!) (track 20)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 4)

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1958-12-01 – 1958-12-02) (track 17)
trumpet:
Jonah Jones (track 4)
drums:
Charlie Smith (US jazz drummer) (1958-12-01 – 1958-12-02) (track 17)
flute:
Bud Shank (track 4)
guitar:
Al Viola (track 4)
double bass:
Don Bagley (track 4)
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (1958-12-01 – 1958-12-02) (track 17)
piano:
Teddy Brannon (track 4)
Robert Chauvigny (track 2)
Don Abney (1958-12-01 – 1958-12-02) (track 17)
arranger:
Frank Hunter (Arranger/composer during the 50s/60s) (track 17)
Robert Mersey (track 12)
composer:
Irving Berlin (track 13)
Louiguy (track 2)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 16)
Édith Piaf (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 17)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 4)
conductor:
Guy Luypaerts (track 2)
Robert Mersey (track 12)
Frank Hunter (Arranger/composer during the 50s/60s) (1958-12-01 – 1958-12-02) (track 17)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 13)
Mack Gordon (track 16)
Édith Piaf (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 17)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 4)
orchestra:
producer:
Robert Mersey (track 12)
vocals:
June Christy (track 4)
Édith Piaf (track 2)
Carmen McRae (1958-12-01 – 1958-12-02) (track 17)
writer:
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 12)
Billie Holiday (track 12)
publisher:
Basart Editions ( – ????) (track 12)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 12)
Four Jays Music Co. (track 16)
Peermusic (UK) Ltd. (track 16)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 16)
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 2)
New World Music Co. (1927) (track 17)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1963-04 – 1963-05) (track 4)
arrangements:
Fly Me to the Moon (Quincy Jones arr.) (track 4)
La vie en rose (track 2)
cover recording of:
Fly Me to the Moon (track 4)
God Bless the Child (track 12)
is the basis for:
Basal Metabolism (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (track 17)
God Bless the Child (track 12)
later translated versions:
La Vie en rose (English translation) (track 2)
La vida es rosa (track 2)
La vie en rose (Swedish lyrics by Roland) (track 2)
バラ色の人生 (track 2)
粉紅色的一生 (track 2)
later versions:
L'air qui balance (track 16)
part of:
Rosalie (track 17)
recording of:
The More I See You (track 16)
La Vie en rose (French original) (1946-10-09) (track 2)
Be Careful It's My Heart (1956) (track 13)
How Long Has This Been Going On? (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (1958-12-01 – 1958-12-02) (track 17)

CD 3

arranger:
Russell Garcia (track 14)
Van Alexander (aka Al Feldman) (track 24)
composer:
Sherman Edwards (track 15)
Erroll Garner (track 24)
Jule Styne (track 8)
Harold Arlen (1932) (track 14)
conductor:
Russell Garcia (track 14)
Van Alexander (aka Al Feldman) (track 24)
engineer:
Ted Keep (track 14)
Val Valentin (track 14)
lyricist:
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 24)
Sammy Cahn (track 8)
Hal David (track 15)
Ted Koehler (1932) (track 14)
orchestra:
producer:
Bobby Troup (track 14)
vocals:
Julie London (track 14)
Dakota Staton (track 24)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 24)
is based on:
Misty (Original instrumental work) (track 24)
recording of:
Misty (track 24)

Release

ASIN: UK: B00GWJT004 [info]